In a new op-ed, former GOP Senator Jeff Flake asked Republicans whether they would oppose impeachment if Obama engaged in the same behavior. Ben Rhodes tells Ali Velshi that "this is hypocrisy. Republicans would be ripping out the gates to the White House to get at Barack Obama if he had done anything remotely like what Donald Trump did." Aired on 12/20/19.
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Ben Rhodes On Republicans’ ‘Hypocrisy’ About Trump’s Impeachment | The Last Word | MSNBC